What Does Debt & Bankruptcy Look Like in Your City?
What does insolvency look like in your neighbourhood? How many people file bankruptcy? How much debt do they have? Select a city to see data about insolvencies by region in Ontario.
Our interactive regional infographic shows how much consumer debt causes bankruptcy and how many personal bankruptcies were filed in 2019 by major Ontario city or region.
Consumer debt excludes mortgage debt. This is debt used primarily to consume goods & services rather than build wealth. It includes credit card debt, personal loans, tax debt, student debt, utilities & accounts in arrears and non-mortgage secured debt. Much of this debt is high-interest loans from financing companies and payday loans.